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We have found multiple words lake. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

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lake English (Noun) (now, _, chiefly, _, dialectal) A small stream of running water; a channel for water; a drain.. (obsolete) A pit, or ditch. A large amount of liquid; as, a wine lake.. A large, landlocked [...](now, _, chiefly, _, dialectal) A small stream of running water; a channel for water; a drain.. (obsolete) A pit, or ditch. A large amount of liquid; as, a wine lake.. A large, landlocked [...]
lake English (Noun Verb) (dialectal) Play; sport; game; fun; glee.. (obsolete) An offering, sacrifice, gift. (chiefly, dialectal) To leap, jump, exert oneself, play.. (obsolete) To present an offering.(dialectal) Play; sport; game; fun; glee.. (obsolete) An offering, sacrifice, gift. (chiefly, dialectal) To leap, jump, exert oneself, play.. (obsolete) To present an offering.
lake English (Noun) (obsolete) A kind of fine, white linen.(obsolete) A kind of fine, white linen.
lake English (Verb Noun) To make lake-red. In dyeing and painting, an often fugitive crimson or vermillion pigment derived from an organic colorant (cochineal or madder, for example) and an inorganic, generally metallic [...]To make lake-red. In dyeing and painting, an often fugitive crimson or vermillion pigment derived from an organic colorant (cochineal or madder, for example) and an inorganic, generally metallic [...]

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